Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 76%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (87th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 13 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 90.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics79.6% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive134% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VIII HERO  (all builds)
Memory27.4 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180315
Uptime1.6 Days
Run DateJan 15 '22 at 11:07
Run Duration255 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%
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 PC Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-6700K-$350
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
90.3% Outstanding
Memory 88.8
1-Core 128
2-Core 256
90% 157 Pts
4-Core 500
8-Core 682
77% 591 Pts
64-Core 694
47% 694 Pts
Poor: 72%
This bench: 90.3%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$138
Asus(1043 859F) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 466.77
Performing below potential (57th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
79.6% Very good
Lighting 98.8
Reflection 110
Parallax 101
80% 103 fps
MRender 95.4
Gravity 98.6
Splatting 98.4
79% 97.5 fps
Poor: 72%
This bench: 79.6%
Great: 87%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$80
296GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 393 403 380 381 384 380 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
134% Outstanding
Read 518
Write 494
Mixed 442
SusWrite 387
104% 460 MB/s
4K Read 49.6
4K Write 135
4K Mixed 69.5
236% 84.7 MB/s
DQ Read 386
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 361
272% 364 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 134%
Great: 130%
Intel 660p NVMe PCIe M.2 2TB-$190
1TB free
Firmware: 004C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1192 1415 1590 1608 1586 1595 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
285% Outstanding
Read 1,518
Write 1,660
Mixed 1,121
SusWrite 1,498
327% 1,449 MB/s
4K Read 60.3
4K Write 184
4K Mixed 85.1
298% 110 MB/s
DQ Read 939
DQ Write 909
DQ Mixed 570
525% 806 MB/s
Poor: 151%
This bench: 285%
Great: 288%
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$140
750GB free
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 493 494 494 494 494 494 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
142% Outstanding
Read 520
Write 492
Mixed 447
SusWrite 494
110% 488 MB/s
4K Read 51
4K Write 136
4K Mixed 71.8
241% 86.2 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 342
DQ Mixed 359
270% 361 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 142%
Great: 134%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$100
102GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 426 316 315 314 312 310 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
129% Outstanding
Read 510
Write 495
Mixed 401
SusWrite 332
98% 435 MB/s
4K Read 49.5
4K Write 136
4K Mixed 67.6
234% 84.5 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 343
DQ Mixed 359
270% 361 MB/s
Poor: 72%
This bench: 129%
Great: 124%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
1TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 166 171 171 172 172 172 MB/s
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
99.5% Outstanding
Read 176
Write 146
Mixed 81.1
SusWrite 171
105% 144 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.7
129% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 99.5%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Patriot 2133 C14 Series 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
75.6% Very good
MC Read 27.1
MC Write 28.7
MC Mixed 23.3
75% 26.4 GB/s
SC Read 19.2
SC Write 31.1
SC Mixed 23.9
71% 24.7 GB/s
Latency 68.7
58% 68.7 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 75.6%
Great: 76%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 8 6 60 32" 1280 720 AUS3264 PA329C
Typical MAXIMUS VIII HERO Builds (Compare 13,249 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 90%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 77%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $240

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $1,366
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